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Poondu chalichathu

Spicy Condiment with roasted garlic
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Kerala cuisine
Servings: 2 People
Author: Jinoo Jayakrishnan
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  • 10 cloves garlic - sliced horizontally
  • 2 tsp coconut oil
  • 2 tsp chilli powder
  • 0.5 tsp Salt - or to taste


  • Roast the Garlic in coconut oil until it turns brown
  • Meanwhile mix chilly powder and salt in a bowl/plate
  • pour in the roasted garlic along with the oil in the chilly powder mix


Idli podi/powder can be used instead of chilly powder/salt